Julia Brownley

Chair, California Assembly's Education Committee

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Democratic Assemblywoman representing the 41st District, which covers an area from Santa Monica to Oxnard, and chair of the Assembly's Education Committee

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The Los Angeles Unified School District is facing a deficit of $500 billion, and it has told unions to  choose between furloughs and layoffs .  Federal stimulus money is all used up,…

Is California Going the Wrong Way in the 'Race to the Top?'

The Los Angeles Unified School District is facing a deficit of $500 billion, and it has told unions to choose between furloughs and layoffs .  Federal stimulus money is all used up,…

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